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Third abducted priest also found slain in western Mexico

Sep 26, 2016

Third abducted priest also found slain in western Mexico

A missing Mexican priest was found shot dead off the side of a highway in western Mexico days after he was kidnapped from his parish residence, state prosecutors said Sunday. He was the third Roman Catholic priest to be slain in Mexico in the ...

Cedar Rapids residents evacuate before river floods city

Sep 26, 2016

Cedar Rapids residents evacuate before river floods city

Residents are leaving low-lying areas of Cedar Rapids, adhering to a request by the authorities to clear out by 8 p.m. Sunday due to the risk of flooding from the rising Cedar River. The river crested Saturday night in Waterloo and Cedar Falls, which ...

Pemex fuel tanker still ablaze off Veracruz

Sep 26, 2016

Pemex fuel tanker still ablaze off Veracruz

A fuel tanker continued to burn off the Gulf coast of Mexico on Sunday, a day after it erupted in flames. Firefighting boats were battling the blaze aboard the Burgos, which is owned by state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex. A large plume ...